Brisbane Beginnings 1: Dutton Park

(Inside History edition)

The first book in the 'Brisbane Beginnings' series explores the hidden history of this unique suburb. Contains a wealth of fully-referenced information about Aboriginal and early European history in the area, local residents, street names, houses, schools, the Catholic Church, and the prison, cemetery, pound and recreation reserves.

Christopher Dawson and Tracey Olivieri (2009)
44 pages, with illustrations and full endnotes
RRP $6.50


Book sample (PDF 116KB)

Bakery, Dutton Park. (John Oxley Library)

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